UNDP presents best development journalism award
On Saturday, November 3, 2013, the Country Director of the United Nations Development Programme in Ghana, Mr. Dominic Sam presented the best 'Development Journalism for furthering MDGs' award to Ms. Efua Egyirba Acquaah Harrison of Multi Tv.
This was during the 18th Ghana Journalists Association Awards 2013 event supported by ten UN agencies in Ghana. UNDP supported the award category on “Development Journalism for furthering MDGs” with the aim to encourage journalists to highlight progress and challenges related to the achievement of Millennium Development Goals in Ghana.
Ms. Acquaah Harrison received the award for spotlighting key challenges pregnant women in rural Ghana encounter during delivery, which sometimes result in maternal mortality. (Watch video of the story).